Mountain Bike Australia in conjunction with Alpine Cycling Club are pleased to present the 2018 Downhill & Trials National Championships.
Event: 2018 MTBA Downhill & Trials National Championships
Date: Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th March, 2018
UCI Class: NC | Elite Men & Elite Women
Location: Mystic Mountain Bike Park, Bright, VICTORIA
Event Host: Alpine Cycling Club
Facebook Event Page: www.facebook.com/events/1116116625188349
Official Hashtag: #DHIChamps18
Shuttle Service: The entry fee for the National championships covers all shuttle services from Friday to Sunday. No private shuttling is allowed.
President of the Commissaire Panel: Michael Norman (MTBA)
Commissaire Panel: Anne-Marie Ludekens (MTBA), Shane Currie (MTBA) & Mark Welsh (MTBA)
Communique No 1 Relating to DHI practice schedule change
CLICK HERE to view the Registered Participant list for the DOWNHILL National Championships as at close of online registrations.
CLICK HERE to view the Registered Participant list for the TRIALS National Championships as at close of online registrations.
Membership Requirements: To register and participate in this event, riders must hold a valid MTBA Membership at the time of registering. Please note: Membership must be valid on the date of the event for which you are registering. If your membership expires before the date of the event, you must renew your membership before entering this event. MTBA Recreation Members may upgrade to a Race Membership at anytime through the MTBA Online Services System or opt to purchase a discounted Race Day Licence Upgrade.
For more information on MTBA membership options CLICK HERE.
CLICK HERE to book Team Pit Space for the 2018 MTBA Downhill National Season.
CLICK HERE to download the event schedule. (Version 1.2 | Published 3 March 2018)
CLICK HERE to download the Downhill National Championship Course Map.
This event is being held in Bright, Victoria, approximately a 3.25 hour drive from Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport.
Please refer to the ‘PUBLICATIONS‘ tab of the MTBA website for the latest version of the DHI National Season Guidelines.
If you’re going to be trackside, and want the best seat in the house, consider volunteering, you’ll be driven up the hill, provided with catering including coffee and food from Dumu cafe and Alpine Gourmet Goodies, and invited to the volunteer after-party.
The club is also looking for drivers, so if you have a licence for a small bus please hit up the driving shifts.
All shifts for volunteers can be found below:
Information on prize money and awards for the 2018 DHI National Championships will been published in the 2018 MTBA Prize Money & Awards Guide, available closer to the event.
Please refer to the ‘PUBLICATIONS‘ tab of the MTBA website for the latest version of the MTBA Prize Money & Awards Guide.
The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has been notified of this event, and may conduct random testing during the Mountain Bike Australia Downhill National Championships.
To ensure that you are adequately informed on testing procedures, please read the guidelines provided by ASADA here. Please note that blood samples may be required along with standard urine samples.
For questions about prohibited substances, please contact the ASADA Hotline on 1800 020 506.
Mountain Bike Australia strongly encourages all athletes and support personnel to ensure that you maintain ample knowledge about the sample collection process and your rights and responsibilities in relation to testing.
Looking for accommodation in Bright for this event? Head to the Visit Bright website and discover what the town has to offer.
|Elite Men & Women||–||$140.00|
|Expert Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Junior (Under 19) Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Under 17 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Under 15 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Masters 1 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 2 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 3 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 4 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 5 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 6 Men & Women||–||$130.00|
|Masters 7 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Masters 8 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Masters 9 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Masters 10 Men & Women||–||$105.00|
|Late Registration Fee||–||$25.00|
|Race Day Licences||Fee|